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Sep 13, 2010 3:30am PDT
much. next speaker, stephanie dalton. >> good afternoon. i write the urban music newsletter, and i manage several working musicians in the city, and many of the musicians that i book and manage perform at jelly's, and i want to talk about the devastating loss of income that will bring to the music community because they regularly higher than and put on some great shows that never in my 16 years of me attending personally, have i ever had a problem or felt concerned. the outgoing commissioner talked about a family, and what you have is a community of people that will be definitely displaced. it will be a tragedy to see another venue fall. i believe shelley's is the victim of know they're busting. >> thank you very much. next speaker. jake jacobs. >> hi, my name is jake jacobs. i am a dance instructor. also a musician. i've been doing this for about as long as it's been open, about 16 years. i want to speak to two levels, one an aesthetic level. i want to reinforce what ms. dalton was saying, that there aren't that many venues for latin music and dance. everybody likes latin music an
Sep 26, 2010 2:30am PDT
that. dalton spoke to it as well. fih+-- jonathan spoke to it as. we have to make the á discussioa broader discussion, so that people understand how it affects their daily lives, how it affects the way government works. is there going to be money, our state parks going to be open, money for education? what does this say about the state of california, where i believe the largest union is not the teachers' association, but the correctional officers association? what does that say about a society? when people find out about that, they are stunned. but that is the reality. that is what is playing on people's minds, fear, prejudice, ignorance. >> this also points to the fact of what we have to do in each individual case. that is what you're up against. and when you are in trial, the priority is your client, which is different from broadcast journalism, television drum up. -- drama. >> but you cannot turn a blind eye to it. >> that question is deeply troubling when you look at certain cases. there are certain cases where it is a no-win situation. the robert blake case, when jerry managed
Sep 28, 2010 9:00pm PDT
one of your predecessors, secretary dalton, here today. we stand on your shoulders and those of willie brown, for the foundation that was late for us to go forward. when we finally got a president, i will be frank, who finally understood the city of treasure island. it should not have been so hard to explain, but for some reason, it was. we were ready with new leadership to capture the opportunity. thank you for your work under mayer brown, and now, mayor news of. mr. mayer, you know that when we started these meetings, we were practically writing to each other on stone tablets. it seems it was that long ago. and i leading up to our teleconferencing. when the mayor was not in washington advocating for the city of san francisco and this initiative in particular, i would walk into the room, and there he would be. there he is on the screen, advocating for san francisco and these issues in particular. because, as the mayor indicated, he said the city is 47 square miles. tiny city. my district is 32 square miles within the city of san francisco, and all three, mr. secretary, of those milita
Sep 12, 2010 4:00am PDT
ms. dalton was saying, that there aren't that many venues for latin music and dance. everybody likes latin music and dance. this young lady can attest o'. the crowd that attends, there's very -- rarely any problem i don't think i've ever witnessed a problem either. basically there to dance and they don't drink that much. it's not a very profitable business in some ways. taking that away will hurt many, someone speak in favor for keeping it in open for that reason. on a practical level, the port has made public statements that this is a public safety issue. i don't think it's the port's responsibility to take vengeance upon this tragic death. joey's in a very expansive area. i would say it provides more security now than anybody else. you know, there's no people patroling the parking lot. it can't be responsible for every bit of area around it. it is in a fairly separated area. joey's did provide the security and that was validated also by the entertainment commission when they spoke with the bay view police. the entertainment commission removed joey's permits. they have every right t
Sep 10, 2010 6:30pm EDT
' budget deficit. about 300 kankakee county kids are involved in 4h, like 12- year-old dalton lemenager and his 15-year-old sister gabrielle, who raise and show livestock. >> through 4h, i've found what i'm gonna do for my career. i'm going to major in ag business degree. >> reporter: this year, kankakee county's 4h program could get downsized. the office that runs the program saw its state funding cut by nearly half. so, director beth laplante had to let half of her staff go. >> 4h will continue, i'm not saying that. but, we won't have the professional staff that we've had in the past to train volunteers to work with kids. >> reporter: kankakee county is now trying to raise additional funds to pay for this fair, as it makes plans for the next one. schafer thinks renting out the fairgrounds for other events could help fill the financial void left by the state. still, he can't be certain this summer tradition can continue as it has. do you see a time when you might not be able to have a county fair? >> hopefully not in my lifetime. with the added expense who knows what's going to happen.
Sep 21, 2010 7:00am PDT
films with the help of dalton ross, assistant managing editor of "entertainment weekly" magazine. good morning, dalton. >> good morning, julie. >> first of all, what is the buzz on this sequel? >> first off all, it's oliver stone's first sequel. which is interesting. more interesting than that, how do you have a character off the shelf for 23 years and then come back and be played by the same actor. i think it's fascinating. people want to see what happened to gordon gekko. is he reformed? is he a good guy? is he back to his oily ways? >> do we want him back to his oily ways? >> i kind of do. i kind of do. that's what made him great. i mean, that's what won michael doug has the academy award. >> how's it going to compare to the first one? are you setting yourself up to say, it's not as good? >> it's honestly a tough hurdle. because the first one wasn't just great performances. it really tapped into the culture of the time, the economic climate, all of those things, in the '80s. so, you know, obviously in a different economic climate now. how is this going to tap into that? >> i think i
Sep 6, 2010 5:00pm PDT
of dalton street got rid of the dollar menu. some say that the increase in price is to make it out of reach for homeless people who hang out in front of the mcdonalds.. mcdonald's franchise owner says it was a decision based on several factors. >>> building managers in the past two weeks have restricted musicians can play during the saturday's farmers market. some vendors have complainted the musicians are too loud and they drive away customers. building managers have been asking the musicians to go some where else. the musicians say the crack down is affecting the amount of money they make in tips. >>> president obama has unveiled a plan on labor day in milwaukee. >> reporter: president obama laid out his plan to stimulate the economy by pumping $50 million into the nations rs, roads, rail ways and runway. >> we want to set up an infrastructure bank to focus on the smallest investments. we're going to continue our target to build high speed rail that reduces harmful emissions. >> reporter: the approval would include a vote from congress. but administration officials admit the program would
Sep 4, 2010 11:30pm EDT
an s.e.c. school lost to an ssc school since 2004. tcu, oregon state. andy dalton, four-yard touchdown run here. ranked sixth in the country, open up their season with a nine-point win over oregon state. three touchdown, 34-17 over rice, michigan, notre dame next week in south bend. both of those schools open their seasons with wins. that will do it for the ford wrap-up. thanks for watching. vo:well, you could new enever do this before.? >> hello? vo: or this. or this. and you definitely couldn't do this. >> play kate's mix. vo: or this. >> temperature 72 degrees. vo: say hello to the new edge with myford touch.™ quite possibly the world's smartest crossover. i even bought her a computer with my new citi forward card. then one day... have you seen this? she "friended" me. there's a whole album. [ laughs ] [ groans ] and started posting pictures. ♪ and tagging me. publicly. [ male announcer ] you ought to be rewarded for being dependable. the citi forward card gives you extra points for paying your bill on time and staying within your credit limit. nice tights. what's your story? th
Sep 10, 2010 7:00am EDT
for a whole new set of great movies this fall. dalton ross, assistant managing editor of "entertainment weekly" is here with an early look at the biggest and best new films. good morning. >> good morning, harry. >> it seems hard to believe, but this whole summer thing, it's already over. >> in the books. >> it kind of gets into a whole different sort of film starting in the fall. and we want to look at a bunch of different ones, but the first one we want to take a look at -- a little glimpse of is the latest harry potter movie. >> the biggest one, harry potter. they finally got to the last book "harry potter and the deathly hollows" but breaking it up into two films. the first part comes out november 19th, the second part july 2011. twice as much for audiences and twice as much profited for the company. the first one in 3d. it was not shot in 3d, it was converted afterwards, like a lot of movies were after the success of "avatar." the question is, one, how will it look? two, does it even matter? this movie will be enormous regardless. >> as a franchise, it's one of those things that we keep go
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